Quick Facts on Jazlyn
- African-American, American
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Characteristics of Jazlyn
Etymology & Historical Origin - Jazlyn
Jazlyn is a modern American name invented by using the word “jazz” and further combining it with the popular suffix “-lyn(n)”. Jazz is a popular music genre which originated among Blacks in New Orleans, Louisiana in the late 1800s. It was inspired by and drew on ragtime, church gospel, spiritual songs, West African rhythms and white people harmonies. Jazz is defined by its syncopation and improvisation. Lynn comes from a Welsh word meaning ‘lake’. So even if Jazlyn is an invented name (chiefly used within the African-American community), we are giving it an informal meaning of ‘Jazz Lake’.
Popularity of the Name Jazlyn
Jazlyn is a name invented in the United States (first appearing on the female naming charts in 1996); its usage is pretty much restricted to America as well. Furthermore, Jazlyn is most popular among African-Americans. Just like the popular Arabic name Jasmine turned into Jazmine, some parents like to “jazz” up names with the “Jaz-“ prefix. And who can blame them? Jazz is an important musical contribution made by African-Americans to the rest of the world. Even if you’re not a jazz fan, the word just musters up a sense of freedom and lack of boundaries. Of innovation and beauty.
Popularity of the Girl Name Jazlyn
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Jazlyn
Literary Characters of the Baby Name Jazlyn
Jazlyn We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Jazlyn.
Popular Songs on Jazlyn
Jazlyn - We cannot find any popular or well-known songs featuring the name Jazlyn.
Children's Books on the Baby Name Jazlyn
Jazlyn J Gets a Goal (Renna Bruce) - While trying to get her very first goal in hockey, Jazlyn soon finds out that once you set your mind to something, it will happen. A lesson in getting and setting goals. Recommended for ages 4-8.
Jazlyn J Learns Her Address (Renna Bruce) - When Jazlyn's play date plans are changed, she must figure out how her friend can find her house to come over and play. With a little help, Jazlyn learns the importance of having an address and how to use it. The first "favorite" in the Jazlyn J series of books, which also include several other titles. Recommended for ages 4-8.
Jazlyn J's Day of Danger (Renna Bruce) - When Jazlyn J attempts to clean the house on her own, she soon finds out that there are things you need to look out for! Jazlyn never dreams of the dangers that lurk in her very own home! The fourth "favorite" in the Jazlyn J series of books. Recommended for ages 4-8.
Jazlyn J's Lesson in Luck (Renna Bruce) - Jazlyn believes that she has found a good luck charm! She carries it everywhere and thinks that it's the reason that everything is going her way. She soon finds out that there's more to luck than she thought. Recommended for ages 4-8.
Famous People Named Jazlyn
Famous People Named Jazlyn - We cannot find any celebrities or significantly famous people with the first name Jazlyn.
Children of Famous People Named Jazlyn
Famous People Who Named Their Daughter Jazlyn - We cannot find any celebrities or famous people who have named their child Jazlyn.
Jazlyn - Girl Baby Name - Historic Figures
Jazlyn - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Jazlyn.
Personality of the Girl Name Jazlyn
The number Seven personality is deeply mystical and highly in tune with their spirituality. They operate on a different wavelength than the average joe. Spending time alone comes easily to Sevens, as it gives them time to contemplate philosophical, religious and spiritual ideas in an effort to find "real truth". Sevens are wise, but often exude mystery as if they are tapped into something the rest of us don't understand. They love the outdoors and are fed by nature. Sevens are constantly seeking to understand human nature, our place in the universe, and the mystery of life in general. This makes them quite artistic and poetic, but they are also keen observers with high intellect - so they are equally scientific-minded. Sevens are charitable and care deeply about the human condition.
Variations of the Baby Name - Jazlyn